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US$20 - US$35
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Seafood, Grill
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous meal at Bel Punto , my husband and I ordered the shellfish platter which we thoroughly enjoyed although it could have been a little more generous! Caprese salad and complimentary focaccia were also excellent. Waitress (Cindy) was efficient and friendly and table...was cleaned, cutlery replaced promptly throughout the evening. Will definitely be back !More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere - 100% Service - 100% Food - 100% What can one say more, or want more? Real authentic Italian food of the highest quality.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 6 December 2021

This restaurant continues to impress.Went there yesterday with my wife and two sons.We had booked a while ago so managed to get a really great view table.Simon looked after us like a seasoned pro the whole meal.We had mixed starters which were wonderful which we...shared.The main course I could not resist the veal.My wife had prawns and my one son had the veal the the other fillet of beef.Only one word.Sensational.Not just a meal out but a very very special occasion.Thank you Belle Punto.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 10 November 2021

The Most disgusting fish and over priced. 20x15 cm at the cost of R299.00. Hello!! Where did they get that from that it is the price of gold.????

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 5 September 2021 via mobile

Excellent service from the team especially Simon, some great tasty food. Had an amazing starter and main so big are the portions I couldn’t eat dessert. We sat on the terrace overlooking the ocean, the windows are pulled back so you can control the breeze...if a mild day. I would defo recommend. The service was 5 star along with the food! Well done.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 4 September 2021 via mobile

We do not mind to pay a bit more. But we do not want to cringe before ordering a bottle of wine. The fish cakes as a starter is devine.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 2 September 2021

I have been to amazing restaurants before but Bel Punto - from views to food to service - has set a new bar! The waiters follow requests to the tee. The hostesses are warm and welcoming - even went as far as offering to take...pictures of my squad for us (did a good job too). A bit embarrassed to say the menu confused me (hahaha) but the food was just amazing. If you're in Durban, your trip is not complete without a meal here! (I'd upload a picture but there's a 5mb cap on Images here 🙈🙄)More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 28 August 2021

My family of 3 had dinner here over the August long weekend. The setting is lovely and the restaurant was busy. The food that my husband and I ordered was absolutely delicious. He had the calamari and I had steak which melted in my mouth....However there was no kids menu and upon asking, our waiter said they could make a pasta. I asked for a half portion of pasta Alfredo for our 8 year old. Although it was delicious I felt that making such a big portion for a small child was incredibly wasteful. When we got our bill I saw we were charged R179 for that meal!! To add insult to the injury, the brandy and cokes we ordered were served as doubles- without our being asked. Sadly these two things left us feeling as though we had been taken advantage of. I know that the pandemic has affected all businesses, but truly, trying to make up the loss by fleecing families is not the best way to do this. Although the food and setting are lovely, I feel the prices are very high and not having some reasonable provision for children means that we will not recommend this restaurant to our friends and family.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 17 August 2021

Had an incredible meal with family who were out from America. The service as always was superb and the meal was absolutely delicious. We had crayfish starters, fish and steak for mains. We were looked after by an incredible team. Will definitely be back again.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 April 2021

What a great experience. Food was amazing with fantastic service. Will definitely be back. Thank you.

Date of visit: April 2021
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SandyGauteng
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
suggest you ask the restaurant directly. According to previous comments - there is a charge ??
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Road820598
4 October 2018|
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Response from belpunto | Property representative |
Hi Arosh. We have Crayfish on the menu. A very special meal.
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RochelleK130
1 April 2018|
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Response from lacasanostraumdloti | Property representative |
Hi, No we do not.
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Bel Punto is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4